African Millennial Dialogue

20 May 2016

WITS Club, West Campus, 1 Jan Smuts Ave University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Mapungubwe Institute (MISTRA) in partnership with the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS), Global Progressive Forum (GPF) and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) will be hosting a roundtable discussion that will focus on the priorities and values of the Millennial generation.

The Millennial Dialogue is a global initiative amongst progressive think tanks, looking into why young people are commonly misconceived as politically disengaged when compared to their parents or older generation.
The Millennial Dialogue, a global initiative of FEPS aims to engage and create a better understanding of youth. Online surveys were conducted across six continents, with over 20 000 young people interviewed. The key findings of the project will be presented and discussed at this roundtable.